Welcome to the WILDLABS Community

WILDLABS is home to the global conservation technology community of 6,000 people in 120 countries discussing 1,200 topics like biologging, camera traps, and machine learning. With engaging spaces to ask questions and collaborate together, share your own work, and discover new ideas and innovations, WILDLABS is your platform to connect with #Tech4Wildlife experts and projects from around the world. 

Stephanie O'Donnell

Stephanie O'Donnell

Community Manager

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Our Top Picks

The WILDLABS Variety Hour is your monthly connection to the exciting projects, research, and ideas that are happening in conservation tech right now. This month, learn about challenges tracking sharks & rays, hear...

10 August 2022

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Hey Everyone,Are you ready for our next Live Q&A Session? If you're looking for an effective animal monitoring solution, Join us here on 23rd August 2022, 9am EAT...

17 August 2022

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Bird Sounds Global (BSG) launched a web portal for annotating bird sounds. Annotating means identifying the species vocalising in the recording. The aim is to produce training and testing material for automated bird...

17 August 2022

Training in survey design and the analysis of camera trap data from species that cannot be individually identified to produce estimates of population density and abundance.

18 August 2022

Job opening at ARISE, an innovative program in the Netherlands to build a digital infrastructure for biodiversity data and services

19 August 2022

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Conversations & Questions

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We were the world first commercial direct to satellite ear tag. There are collar base solutions that work direct to satellite. 
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Biologging 18 hours 36 minutes ago
Hey Everyone,Are you ready for our next Live Q&A Session? If you're looking for an effective animal monitoring solution, Join us...
Biologging, East Africa Community 2 days 13 hours ago
Hi Wildlabs,I am Sebastian the project manager for FishID. We are currently in the last stretch of DevOps for the FishID platform. I am...
AI for Conservation, Camera Traps, Data management and processing tools , Marine Conservation 3 days 20 hours ago
Adding some links that @CarlosAbrahams sent on Twitter last week, just to avoid having to go back to twitter to find them (Thanks Carlos!!!!)UK Bat/Wind Report http://randd.defra....
Climate Change 4 days 5 hours ago
@Ann_Wambui , Qgis and ArcGis Desktop are stand alone apps that are useful in coming up with geojson files and/or shapefiles that store the location, shape, and attributes of...
Data management and processing tools , East Africa Community, Protected Area Management Tools 4 days 13 hours ago
A thread for people to upload the most interesting or unusual sightings recorded by their traps. To get the ball rolling here's a coy...
Autonomous Camera Traps for Insects, Camera Traps 1 week ago
Hi everyone!Another update to the WILDLABS Platform this week after the events fixes earlier on (see above). This one is mostly to get some new functionality around careers...
Community Base 1 week ago
Good morning from Italy! My name is Valentina Iesari, a young biologist of the center of Italy. Currently, I'm collaborating with a NGOs (BirdLife Italia) as a provincial...
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Community Base 1 week ago
Hey maya, If you're free - come along to our Variety Hour call next week and ask folks there too. We're keeping the last 10 mins open for people to jump up and put out calls...
Acoustic Monitoring 1 week 2 days ago
hi I am David Roy, working at the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology.  I am an ecologist and most of my career has been working on biodiversity monitoring schemes,...
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Autonomous Camera Traps for Insects 1 week 3 days ago
Easy RIDER: Real-time IDentification for Ecological Research and MonitoringEasy RIDER is a networking project funded by the UK Natural Environment Research Council for two years (...
Autonomous Camera Traps for Insects 1 week 3 days ago
Hi Kim,Thanks for the response. I think they can hear our cameras clicking when they are set off and they come to see what is happening so I would totally agree with the...
Camera Traps 1 week 3 days ago

Connect & Collaborate

I am a Senior Research Associate at the Wildlife Institute of India and pursuing my Ph.D. on movement ecology of Indian Wolves in the state of Maharashtra, India.

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US-Based (Cape May, New Jersey) Conservation Biologist, Migration Junkie, lover of maps and GIS, Licensed Bird Bander, Birder, Father, Husband. Also working with my best friends making wildlife telemetry devices!

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Marine mammal and sea bird research, ocean acoustics sytems with Bio-Waves.net.

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Coastal Conservation Foundation (CCF)

At the crossroads of intertidal ecology and citizen science

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I am a long term experienced environmental conservation activist.

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Assistant Professor studying Primate Molecular Health at Itwara Forest in Uganda and AZA-accredited zoos.

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Latest members

Len  Thomas

Len Thomas

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Ecological statistician developing methods for wildlife population assessment.

Danilo Sandro Barbosa

Danilo Sandro Barbosa

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Biologist, MSc in Environmental Engineering, professor at the Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Mato Grosso do Sul, Pantanal Wetlands/Brazil. Interest in ecotoxicology, Ecological Risk Assessment, Environmental Technologies.

Erik Young

Erik Young

Board of Directors, Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group. Interests include AI applications supporting salmonid species recovery

Irsan Sadri

Irsan Sadri

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Electrical Engineering Student

Kamran Yaghmaei

Kamran Yaghmaei

Hello, I am Kamran Yaghmai, I have 20 internationally accepted scientific papers on how the structure of life and announcing the formation of viral imperialism and I have explained the nature of periodic viral attacks and dangers of announcing the location of the planet Earth.

Ideas & Updates

Funding

Through this Competition, RCMRD aims to enhance the role of Geo-conservation in Protected Areas Management and Environmental Conservation. With a Total Prize Tag of 10,000 Euros, participants will be required to use...

19 August 2022

Careers

Mara Elephant Project is looking to hire a developer to be based full-time in Nairobi at the Mara Elephant Project office located on Karen. The role will also require frequent field visits to the project HQ located in...

19 August 2022

Careers

Job opening at ARISE, an innovative program in the Netherlands to build a digital infrastructure for biodiversity data and services

19 August 2022

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Careers

Careers

Satellite Telemetry Technical Sales

18 August 2022

ThomasGray_Argos

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Become a Scientist Pilot!

12 August 2022

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Get involved

Tracking Progress
Virtual Meetups Season 4

This season, 517 unique participants from at least 71 countries joined our Virtual Meetups to hear from leading engineers, conservationists, and academics to explore the future of technology in movement ecology and ask where exactly investment is needed to catapult this field forward.

Click through below to catch up on the latest recordings, or access all four events on the Tracking Progress project page. We're so grateful for your interest and engagement in kicking off this exciting research project, and look forward to keeping you updated as the work progresses!

May
11

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4:00 pm ~ 5:30 pm Europe/London

WILDLABS Team

Our second meetup in Season 4 explored the latest advancements and emerging developments in data analysis for movement ecology. On Wednesday, May 11, we heard short talks from...
Recording available

Explore & Discover

WILDLABS Collections will help you dive deeper into the conservation tech topics that matter most to you, and find favorite resources from other community members. Start exploring our collections below!

5 May 2022

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28 June 2022

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3 August 2022

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Rob Appleby

Rob Appleby

Community Member

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